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Rhode Island Blames STD Spike On Hookup Apps Like Tinder
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The agency noted that the uptick could be sparked by better medical testing and more people having their STDs checked out and reported. The rates of all STDs in the state were also higher among African-American, Hispanic and young adult populations, the agency reported. Contact us at letters time. By Alexandra Sifferlin. Get our Health Newsletter. Sign up to receive the latest health and science news, plus answers to wellness questions and expert tips. Please enter a valid email address.
Hookup Apps May Be to Blame for Rhode Island's Spike in STDs
Newser — Sexually transmitted diseases are staging a comeback in Rhode Island—with syphilis leading the pack, the state Department of Health reports. Why the sudden uptick? Officials cite better testing, but add that hookup apps like Tinder are at least partly to blame.
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